Key Dates for 2024-25 School Year

  • 052522 Collage for Key Dates

    This calendar will be updated regularly to include more district-wide events open to the public.*

    Click here for printable At-A-Glance calendars and more.

    May 2024:

    • May 27: District Closed - Memorial Day
    • May 28: BWMS “Step Up” 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony
    • May 29: Early Release Day and Last Day of School (pending weather make-up days)


    June 2024:

    • June 2: BWMS Family Cookout & Kickball Tournament, hosted by BW Community Collaborative (Click here to register)
    • June 5: First Day of CampU/SLA
    • June 6: Board of Education Work Session 
    • June 7: Last Day for 11-Month Employees
    • June 9: One U City School’s Out Kickback, 2 to 4 p.m., Flynn Park Elementary School
    • June 19: District Closed - Juneteenth
    • June 20: Virtual Board Regular Meeting (Register at www.ucityschools.org/BOE062024)


    July 2024:

    • July 3: Last Day of CampU/SLA
    • July 4: District Closed - Independence Day
    • July 5: District offices closed flex schedule
    • July 12: District offices closed flex schedule
    • July 15: 11-Month Employees Return
    • July 19: District offices closed flex schedule
    • July 26: District offices closed flex schedule


    August 2024:

    • August 1: Board Work Session 
    • August 6: National Night Out/Back-to-School Rally at Jackson Park Elementary School, 5 to 7 p.m.
    • August 6-8: Jump Start to Kindergarten at neighborhood elementary schools, 9 a.m. to noon
    • August 9: Teacher Work Day - Full Day
    • August 12: All-Staff Opening Day
    • August 12-15: District and Building PD
    • August 15: Board Regular Meeting 
    • August 16: UCHS Freshmen Orientation - Half Day
    • August 16: Teacher Work Day - Half Day
    • August 16: Student Immunization Clinic, 9 a.m. - noon @UCHS 
    • Meet the Teachers events - Watch email for details
    • August 19: First day of classes for the 2024-25 school year (UCHS Red Carpet Welcome)


    September 2024:

    • Parent Meetings / Curriculum Nights - Watch email for details
    • September 2: District Closed - Labor Day
    • September 5: Board Work Session 
    • September 13: No School - PD Day - Full Day
    • September 19: Board Regular Meeting 
    • September 25-26: Parent-Teacher Conferences - evening
    • September 27: No Classes - Teacher Comp Day


    October 2024:

    • October 10: Board Work Session 
    • October 18: No School - End of First Quarter 0.5 Plan Day/0.5 Records Day
    • October 24: UCHS Homecoming (Football Game at Jennings)
    • October 24: Board Regular Meeting 
    • October 26: Homecoming Parade & Dance


    November 2024:

    • November TBD: Returning Artist Week
    • November 1: No School - PD Day - Full Day
    • November 4: No School - Plan Day - Full Day 
    • November 5: District Closed - Election Day 
    • November 7: Board Work Session 
    • November 8-9: UCHS Fall Play
    • November 18-24: American Education Week 
    • November 21: Board Regular Meeting 
    • November 25-29: No School - Fall Break 
    • November 27-29: District Closed - Thanksgiving Break


    December 2024:

    • December TBD: State of District Address
    • December 5: BWMS Band & Orchestra Winter Concert
    • December 6: UCHS Choir Concert
    • December 7: UCHS Step Team Showcase
    • December 12: Board Regular Meeting 
    • December 14: UCHS Kinesis Dance Concert
    • December 18: UCHS Band & Strings Winter Concert
    • December 23-January 2: District Closed - Winter Break


    January 2053:

    • January 1-2: District Closed - Winter Break
    • January 3: No School - Teacher Work Day - Full Day
    • January 6: Students return from winter break
    • January 9: Board Work Session 
    • January 10: No School - End of Second Quarter 0.5  Plan Day/0.5 Records Day 
    • January 17: No School: PD Day - Full Day 
    • January 20: District Closed - MLK Day
    • January 23: Board Regular Meeting 


    February 2025:

    • February 6: Board Work Session 
    • February 12-13: Evening Parent Conferences 
    • February 14: No School -  Teacher Comp Day 
    • February 17: District Closed - President’s Day 
    • February 20: Board Regular Meeting 


    March 2025:

    • March 6: Board Work Session 
    • March 14: No School - End of Third Quarter 0.5 Records Day/0.5 Work Day 
    • March 17-21: No School - Spring Break (District Closed, March 21) 
    • March 27: Board Regular Meeting 
    • March 28-29: UCHS Spring Musical 


    April 2025:

    • April 7: No School - Plan Day - Full Day 
    • April 8: No School - Election Day & PD Day - Full Day 
    • April 17: Board Regular Meeting 
    • April 25: District Arts Night
    • April 29: Growing Together @BWMS
    • April 30: UCHS Band & Strings Spring Concert


    May 2025:

    • May 1: Board Work Session 
    • May 5-9: Teacher Appreciation Week
    • May 8: BWMS Band & Orchestra Spring Concert
    • May 9: UCHS Choir Concert
    • May 15: Board Regular Meeting 
    • May 17: UCHS Kinesis Spring Dance Concert
    • May 19: UCHS Commencement for Graduation Class of 2023 at Chafetz
    • May 22: District U Are Special
    • May 26: District Closed - Memorial Day
    • May 29: Last Day of School
    • May 30: 0.5 Teacher Work Day /0.5 Records Day 


    June 2025:

    • June TBD: First Day of CampU/SLA
    • June 5: Board Work Session 
    • June 12: Board Regular Meeting 
    • June 13: Last Day for 11-Month Employees
    • June 19: District Closed - Juneteenth


    * Unless otherwise specified on Website Calendar, Board of Education Meetings & Work Sessions take place in-person at the McNair Administration Building, 7700 Olive Boulevard, University City. This calendar will be updated regularly to add new district-wide events. Some dates may change as the school year progresses. Please note, school districts are required by Missouri law to not hold classes on election days. The last day of school for the District is subject to change due to unpredictable weather closures during the year or other factors.